2019 Barrington Art Festival
Barrington Fine Rug Gallery was pleased to support the Barrington Art Festival that took place in the Village of Barrington on Saturday and Sunday, May 25-26, 2019. We had special exhibit of village and tribal woven rugs from around the world at our gallery in the Ice House Mall for viewing by the participants in the event.Exhibition Hours:
Saturday 5/25 10 AM - 5 PM
Sunday 5/26 10 AM- 5 PM
Location: Barrington Fine Rug Gallery
Ice House Mall and Village Shops, 200 Applebee Street, Suite 117, Barrington IL 60010
Helping Rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral
Barrington Fine Rug Gallery is pleased to announce that we are extending our “April in Paris” Sale through the end of May 2019 to generate funds for the rebuilding of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France.
Sale Date: April 15 - May 31, 2019
Sale Items: Barrington Fine Rug Gallery’s Entire Collection of 17th – 19th Centuries French Aubusson Carpets, Tapestries, and Textiles
Offer: 25% off the entire Collection of 17th – 19th Centuries French Aubusson Carpets, Tapestries, and Textiles
Donation: Barrington Fine Rug Gallery will donate 5% of the proceeds from the sale to the “Friends of Notre-Dame de Paris, Inc.” as part of the rebuilding of the Cathedral efforts. The Friends of Notre-Dame is a 501c3 public charity; all gifts are tax deductible in the United States.
2019 Barrington High School Annual Art Exhibition
Barrington Fine Rug Gallery cordially invites you to join us for the Barrington High School Annual Art Exhibition and Retrospective in our gallery at the Ice House Mall and Village Shops. We take pride in supporting art, cultural and charitable events in the community.
The opening reception and award ceremonies will take place at 6:00 PM on Friday, April 26, 2019. The exhibition is open for viewing on April 26-28, 2019 at our gallery at the Ice House Mall and Village Shops.
Friday 4/26/2019 5:30-7:30 PM (Reception and Awards)
Saturday 4/27/2019 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Sunday 4/28/2019 Noon - 4:00 PM
Location: Ice House Mall and Village Shops
Walk on Farm Holidays Around the World Market Fundraiser
Barrington Fine Rug Gallery a Corporate Sponsor of the Walk On Farm in Barrington is inviting you to join us for the Walk on Farm’s “Holidays Around the World Market Fundraiser” on Sunday, December 2, 2018, from 1-4 pm at the Historic Barrington’s White House in the Center of downtown Barrington.
Barrington Fine Rug Gallery will donate an item for the silent auction at the event. In addition, we will donate a portion of sales proceeds during this event to the Walk On Farm. This is part of Barrington Fine Rug Gallery’s continuing support of non-profit, charitable and educational organizations around Barrington and the Greater Chicago Metropolitan Region.
Date: Sunday, December 2, 2018, 1-4 PM Location: Barrington’s White House, Downtown, Barrington,IL
|2018 Barrington High School Annual Art Exhibition Barrington Fine Rug Gallery is very pleased to be hosting the Barrington High School Annual Art Exhibition and Retrospective in our gallery at the Ice House Mall and Village Shops. We take pride in supporting art, cultural and charitable events in the community. The exhibition is open for viewing on April 13-15, 2018 at our gallery at the Ice House Mall and Village Shops.|
2017 Art in the Barn
Presentation on Antique Carpet History and Fine Weaving Arts
Barrington Fine Rug Gallery is proud to be a sponsor of the “Art in the Barn” Art Festival to Raise Funds for Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington, IL.
It is with extreme pleasure that Barrington Fine Rug Gallery announces its participation in the 2017 “Art in the Barn” Juried Art Show to raise funds and support Good Shepherd Hospital. This is the 43rd annual event and it will take place on Sept 23 and 24th at the Grounds of the Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington, IL. This is a juried art show and is by invitation only.
“Art in the Barn is very pleased to welcome Barrington Fine Rug Gallery as one of the sponsors of this year’s event on September 23rd and 24th. The owner will be giving an informative talk on “antique carpet history and fine weaving art”.”
Date: September 23 and 24, 2017, 10 AM-5 PM
Location: Good Shepherd Hospital Grounds, Barrington, IL
Barrington Area Public Library
Antique Rugs History & Fine Collections
Mostafa Beik of Barrington Fine Rug Gallery will give a presentation on antique carpets. He will share his decades of experience and knowledge about the history of antique rugs and weaving techniques from around the world.
Date: July 11, 2017, 7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Barrington Public Library, Barrington IL
Winnetka Public Library
Antique Carpet Weaving Techniques, History, and Fine Collections
Learn about the fine art of weaving antique carpets from the major weaving centers including Persia, Turkey, Caucasus, India, China, and Europe from the 15th to the early 20th centuries. Mostafa Beik, of Barrington Fine Rug Gallery, will share his knowledge, experience, and love of these beautiful pieces to expand the appreciation of fine and antique oriental carpets.
Date: June 6, 2017, Time: 7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Lloyd Room, Winnetka Public Library, Winnetka, IL